Notice of appeal was made when Manuel Daniel was formally sentenced by a Jackson County judge to the verdict recommended by the jury, life in prison, with the chance of parole.
Altus man convicted of stabbing a woman to death.
An Altus jury has been deliberating since four the verdict for a man accused of killing an Altus mother because he didn't have the money to pay for the cocaine she was delivering.
In Altus, a witness for the state testifies she witnessed the murder of 49 year old Melissa Bost, and that another man was involved besides defendant Manuel Daniel.
Testimony went into a fourth day in Altus Monday, in the trial of a man accused of killing an Altus mother in February 2012.
A jury has just been seated in Altus for the first degree murder trial of a man police believe brutally killed an Altus mother of three.
Altus Police Chief Tim Murphy denies other media reports that he has
identified a person of interest in last week's murder of 49-year-old
Altus police have released the name of the woman found dead in a car
parked in an alley Tuesday afternoon ... and say the state medical
examiner's office has ruled her death a homicide.